MAHAR-LIGHTFORD, SULLIVAN, MYERS, MADIGAN,R, BOMKE, RADOGNO,
WALSH,T, DONAHUE, LUECHTEFELD AND HALVORSON.
WORLD WAR II VETERAN DIPLOMA
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the School Code. Provides that school boards of districts
that maintain grades 10 through 12 may award diplomas to honorably
discharged veterans of World War II who left high school before
graduating in order to serve in the armed forces of the United States
and who have not received a high school diploma.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Allows diplomas to also be awarded to honorably discharged
veterans of the Korean Conflict who left high school before graduating
in order to serve in the armed forces of the United States.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 3.
Deletes reference to:
105 ILCS 5/22-27 new
Adds reference to:
105 ILCS 5/13B-20.30
105 ILCS 5/13B-30.15
Deletes everything after the enacting clause. If and only if
House Bill 1096 (as amended by Senate Amendments Nos. 1 and 2) becomes
law, amends the School Code to prohibit an alternative learning
opportunities program from being established at a facility separate
from the regular school program unless the school district presents
information in its district plan showing that the use of a separate
facility is in the educational interests of the participating
students. Provides that indicators used to measure student outcomes
for the evaluation of a program may include student academic
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 1
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